Information is Beautiful - Tim Harford

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  • Broadcast Date: 01 August 2013 - 22:00 (UTC)
  • Presenter(s): Tim Harford
  • Copyright: Image: Copyright of Fran Monks. Webinar: StatisticsViews.com

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In celebration of the International Year of Statistics, the University of Cambridge hosted a series of lectures during the spring and summer of 2013.

The Statistical Laboratory hosted four talks in total by high profile speakers in statistics in education and from the media.

They were as follows:

• 29th April — Professor Sir Michael Rawlins, of NICE, Failings in hierarchies of evidence for controversial health-policy decisions
• 22nd May — Tim Harford, of More or Less, Information is Beautiful
• 28th May — Professor Sir John Beddington FRS FRSE, What's happening to the world
• 20th June — Professor David J. Spiegelhalter OBE FRS, Putting life into numbers—how statistical science has transformed health care

To view the lecture by Tim Harford, please click on the 'View Webinar Here' button above. To read an interview held earlier this year with Tim Harford, please click here.

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With kind permission of Mr Harford, Professor Spiegelhalter and the University of Cambridge, their lectures were filmed by StatisticsViews.com and are available to view for free. Professor Spiegelhalter's lecture will be posted in coming weeks.

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